Animals

Covering the latest news about our friends the animals. Because we care about all animals we report on them from pets to wildlife without forgetting the farmed animals.

albatros

Albatrosses to hunt illegal fishing boats in Antarctica

A new technique to track Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing is about to be used in Antarctica.The method is one of cooperation between...
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The Kardashians rode an Elephant, here is why you should NEVER do that

During a recent trip to Bali, Kim Kardashian along with her sister Kourtney decided to go for a photo shoot riding elephants. The two celebrities...
killer whale russia

100 Wild Whales Captured by Russia to be Sent to Marine Parks

In Russia 12 Killer Whales and 90 Beluga have been captured from the wild over the summer. Due to the demand from Marine Parks around...

China defends move to ease tiger bones, rhino horns 25-year ban

The decision by Beijing to ease the tiger bones and rhino horns ban prompted outcry from global conservation groups. China is defending its decision to reverse...
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Iran Regime May Execute 8 Environmentalists

Iranian regime’s prosecutors have charged four conservationists with “sowing corruption on Earth”, a crime that carries the death sentence in the Islamic Republic. The...
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Canada Commits $61 Million Dollars To Protecting Killer Whales

Just a week after voting to ban keeping dolphins & whales in captivity, the Canadian government announced on Oct 31st that it will be committing...
portugal circus animal ban

Portugal Bans Wild Animals in Circuses

Portugal has decided to ban wild animals in circus performances by 2024, according to a law passed by parliament Tuesday night and welcomed Wednesday...
tibetan antelope poacher china

Shahtoosh shawls land Chinese ‘tourists’ in Indian jail

The two Chinese women face potential fines of up to 450,000 yuan (US$64,800) each and between three and seven years in jail, according to...
breton draft horse

Breton Draft Foals prices go crazy, because… Japan

The price of Breton Draft Foals is currently going crazy. The market is boosted by Japan where this meat is considered a delicacy. Faced...
canadian orca free willy

Canadian Senate vote to ban Whale & Dolphin Captivity and the Import of Shark...

After nearly three years of swimming against a strong current of Conservative opposition, a bill that would ban whale and dolphin captivity in Canada...

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1000s of Songbirds being smuggled to Italy for luxury dishes

Slovenian customs officers have discovered an astonishing 1,349 dead songbirds on a bus heading for Italy, where they were to be eaten in restaurants. The illegally killed birds...
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Illegal Dog Slaughterhouse Discovered by Woman Searching for her Lost Dog

On November 5th, Ms Peng a women in Chengdu, China was searching for her missing dog. which had gone missing for a week. What...
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Victory! Science is coming back to the House Science Committee

Wether you are Republican or Democrat, if you care about evidence-based policymaking, there’s one thing that will make you happy. The House Committee on...